Planning for Small Business Week

Posted on April 28, 2020 by Sandy Dubay and filed under Client Stories, COVID Pivoting, Economic Development, Small Business, Social Media.

Small Business Week is coming up on Sunday, May 3rd through Saturday, May 9th! When you’re already working around the clock to get your local businesses the support they need, what else can you do or encourage your communities to do to support small businesses? Here are some ways you can support them with their …

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How to tell your local business’ stories

Posted on November 12, 2019 by Sandy Dubay and filed under Content Creation, Digital Marketing, Small Business, Storytelling.

Small Business Saturday is coming up on Saturday, November 30th. Consumers everywhere are encouraged to shop at their local brick and mortar small businesses – versus Black Friday, which focuses more on the big-box stores. We should support and promote small businesses all year long, and this is one special day out of the year …

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How to repurpose your annual report

Posted on September 26, 2018 by Sandy Dubay and filed under Annual Report, Budgets, Economic Development, Small Business.

When thinking about creating an annual report, you might imagine a big paper document full of data and statistics. The process of capturing all your results and accomplishments (and possibly backtracking if you don’t have a system in place for measuring your results) can be a time-consuming process. When you DO finally finish it up …

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